Children's Services Practitioner
Annually: £29,607 - £34,832
Region: Northern Ireland
Location: Foyle Service Centre
Department: Local Services
Vacancy Type: Permanent
Working Hours Per Week: 35
Closing Date: 23 January 2022
An exciting opportunity has arisen in the NSPCC Northern Ireland HUB - Foyle for an enthusiastic and dynamic social worker to join the team.
The NSPCC's NI HUB is currently delivering services within themes of Early Intervention and Sexual Abuse. The successful candidate would develop skills and experience working within the services we offer, based at the Foyle site.
We are looking for;
A practitioner with the ability to plan and deliver appropriate programmes of work with individuals, families and groups, the ability to identify risk and have experience of child protection intervention as well as up to date knowledge of legislation, research and best practice; and the ability to evaluate the effectiveness of their own practice.
This is an exciting time for the NSPCC, with staff at all levels engaging in a range of new projects and developments. You will have a manageable caseload, excellent training and development opportunities.
This is your opportunity to contribute to service development not only in terms of direct work but also be able to get involved in evaluation, influencing and dissemination of learning and have the opportunity to be part of an exciting new strategy to help end cruelty to children.
For further information and to submit your application, please click APPLY now.
For an informal discussion please contact the Team Manager Louise Frazer, or one of the team on 02871312187.
As an organisation, we are committed to creating and fostering a culture that promotes safeguarding and the welfare of all children and adults at risk. Our safer recruitment practices support this by ensuring that there is a consistent and thorough process of obtaining, collating, analysing and evaluating information from and about candidates to ensure that all persons appointed are suitable to work with our children and adults.